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A, Map of Kenya showing the location of <b>Amboseli</b> <b>National</b> <b>Park</b> (black polyg...
Published: 12 July 2014
Figure 1. A, Map of Kenya showing the location of Amboseli National Park (black polygon) and surrounding basin (solid line). B, Schematic diagram showing the relationships of the different samples of the Amboseli non-volant mammal community used in this study. Data from surveys of the living
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Journal: Paleobiology
Published: 01 January 2003
Paleobiology (2003) 29 (1): 52–70.
..., destruction and burial of bones from recent vertebrates in Amboseli National Park, Kenya (see Behrensmeyer 1978 , 1991 , 1993 ; Behrensmeyer et al. 1979 ; Behrensmeyer and Dechant Boaz 1980 ; Behrensmeyer and Chapman 1993 ). We use these data to examine the following: (1) taphonomic features of a pre...
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Journal: Paleobiology
Published: 12 July 2014
Paleobiology (2014) 40 (4): 560–583.
...Figure 1. A, Map of Kenya showing the location of Amboseli National Park (black polygon) and surrounding basin (solid line). B, Schematic diagram showing the relationships of the different samples of the Amboseli non-volant mammal community used in this study. Data from surveys of the living...
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Journal: PALAIOS
Published: 01 October 2001
PALAIOS (2001) 16 (5): 482–506.
...MICHAEL J. RYAN; ANTHONY P. RUSSELL; DAVID A. EBERTH; PHILIP J. CURRIE Abstract Bone bed 43 is one of at least eight paucispecific Centrosaurus bone beds located in the Dinosaur Park Formation (Upper Campanian) in Dinosaur Provincial Park, Alberta, Canada. It long has been used as a case example...
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Journal: PALAIOS
Published: 01 December 2016
PALAIOS (2016) 31 (12): 592–606.
... : International Journal of Legal Medicine , v. 128 , p. 1021 – 1030 . Coe M. 1978 , The decomposition of elephant carcasses in the Tsavo (East) National Park, Kenya : Journal of Arid Environments , v...
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Published: 01 June 2010
Clays and Clay Minerals (2010) 58 (3): 294–310.
... drilling in several clay-rich East African paleolakes ( Cohen et al. , 2009 ; National Academy of Sciences, 2010 ). The purpose of the present study was to test the hypothesis that authigenic clay minerals are present in the archaeologically significant deposits of the Olorgesailie Formation, despite...
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Published: 01 January 2002
Reviews in Mineralogy and Geochemistry (2002) 48 (1): 489–521.
... distribution that would be found were trace metals concentrated in authigenic metal-phosphates ( Williams 1988 , Downing and Park 1998 , Rogers et al. 2001 ). It seems unlikely, therefore, that trace metals are held as discrete metal-phosphate phases disseminated within an apatite matrix in fossil bones...
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Published: 01 September 2019
Journal of Paleontology (2019) 93 (5): 1036–1037.
... understanding taphonomic influences. So, in the early 1970s, she began surveys of surface bone assemblages in Amboseli National Park, Kenya, to see how they represented the living mammal community. Forty-three years and more than 30 papers later, hers is the longest longitudinal taphonomic study ever conducted...
Journal Article
Journal: Paleobiology
Published: 01 May 2009
Paleobiology (2009) 35 (2): 270–288.
.... This is the case for bison populations from Theodore Roosevelt National Park, Ordway Prairie Preserve, Badlands National Park, and Wind Cave National Park ( Fig. 2 ). Figure 2. Carbon and oxygen isotope data from modern populations of bison living over a swath of western North America. Data and location...
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Journal: Paleobiology
Published: 09 March 2017
Paleobiology (2017) 43 (3): 479–494.
... and Biogeography 21 : 1106 – 1113 . Behrensmeyer A. K. , and Dechant Boaz D. E. . 1980 . The Recent bones of Amboseli Park, Kenya, in relation to East African paleoecology . Pp. 72 – 92 . in A. K. Behrensmeyer, ed. Fossils in the making . University of Chicago Press , Chicago...
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Log-transformed body-size (kg) frequency distributions of non-volant mammal...
Published: 12 July 2014
Figure 2. Log-transformed body-size (kg) frequency distributions of non-volant mammal species found in Amboseli National Park. AMB Total combines all unique species recovered from sampling the live (AMB Live ) and dead (AMB Dead ) and represents the best estimate for richness and body-size
Journal Article
Journal: Paleobiology
Published: 01 January 2003
Paleobiology (2003) 29 (2): 162.
... caption from: Behrensmeyer, A. K., C. T. Stayton, and R. E. Chapman. 2002. Taphonomy and Ecology of Modern Avifaunal Remains from Amboseli Park, Kenya. Paleobiology 29(1):52–70 . This change affects only the caption of Figure 6 and does not alter any of the data used for our analysis. Anna...
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Plots of δ 18 O of bioapatite vs. various environmental parameters. Almost ...
Published: 01 January 2002
analysis) are for animals from Amboseli National Park ( Koch et al. 1991 , Bocherens et al. 1996 ), and illustrate a weak trend towards decreasing δ 18 O of bioapatite CO 3 with decreasing δ 13 C, assuming that anomalously low δ 18 O for hippos reflects aquatic adaptation or feeding ecology ( Bocherens
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Plots of δ 18 O of bioapatite vs. various environmental parameters. Almost ...
Published: 01 January 2002
analysis) are for animals from Amboseli National Park ( Koch et al. 1991 , Bocherens et al. 1996 ), and illustrate a weak trend towards decreasing δ 18 O of bioapatite CO 3 with decreasing δ 13 C, assuming that anomalously low δ 18 O for hippos reflects aquatic adaptation or feeding ecology ( Bocherens
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Plots of δ 18 O of bioapatite vs. various environmental parameters. Almost ...
Published: 01 January 2002
analysis) are for animals from Amboseli National Park ( Koch et al. 1991 , Bocherens et al. 1996 ), and illustrate a weak trend towards decreasing δ 18 O of bioapatite CO 3 with decreasing δ 13 C, assuming that anomalously low δ 18 O for hippos reflects aquatic adaptation or feeding ecology ( Bocherens
Journal Article
Journal: Geology
Published: 01 April 2012
Geology (2012) 40 (4): e263–e264.
...:10.1016/j.chemgeo.2005.09.003 . Trueman C.N. Behrensmeyer A.K. Tuross N. Weiner S. , 2004 , Mineralogical and compositional changes in bones exposed on soil surfaces in Amboseli National Park, Kenya: Diagenetic mechanisms and the role of sediment pore fluids : Journal...
Series: Geological Society, London, Special Publications
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.1144/GSL.SP.2004.232.01.22
EISBN: 9781862394803
... in exposed bones (ribs) from the skeleton of an African elephant ( Loxodonta africana ) after 15 years of weathering in Amboseli National Park, Kenya. Open symbols, REE contents in bone recovered in 1975; closed symbols, REE contents in bone recovered in 1990. Note 100-400% increase in REE contents in 15...
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Journal: PALAIOS
Published: 01 May 2017
PALAIOS (2017) 32 (5): 288–294.
... 2008 ; Reed 2009 ; Sutcliffe 1970 ; White and Diedrich 2012 ; Yravedra Sainz de los Terreros et al. 2012 ). Behrensmeyer and Boaz (1980) described the effects of scavenging on an assemblage of ungulates in Amboseli National Park (Kenya), and they found selective consumption of carcasses...
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Journal Article
Journal: Geology
Published: 01 February 2010
Geology (2010) 38 (2): 139–142.
....2003.11.009 . 1 GSA Data Repository item 2010038, oxygen isotope compositions of vertebrate phosphates, oxygen isotope analysis of phosphate procedure, statistical analyses, and estimation of Amboseli National Park water δ 18 O value, is available online at www.geosociety.org/pubs/ft2010.htm...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 January 2010
Journal of the Geological Society (2010) 167 (1): 1–4.
... A.K. Tuross N. Weiner S. Mineralogical and compositional changes in bones exposed on soil surfaces in Amboseli National Park, Kenya: diagenetic mechanisms and the role of sediment pore fluids Journal of Archaeological Science 2004 31 721 739 Whipkey C.E. Capo R.C...
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